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Film Capacitors Suit DC Link and Other High-Performance Apps

November 12, 2011 7:02 am | Product Releases | Comments

MPP Series film capacitors from Illinois Capacitor are available in a range of capacitance values from 4.7 mF to 35mF with voltage ratings of 500 to 1,500 WVDC. Packaged in a robust, flame-retardant hard-plastic case, each is suited for high-reliability power

Highest Output Power Density Inverter Uses SiC JFETs from SemiSouth

November 11, 2011 11:20 am | by PowerPulse.net | News | Comments

SemiSouth Laboratories, Inc. has announced that silicon carbide JFETs made by the company are being used in small 0.5 litre inverters to achieve an output power density of 30kWh/l. If inverters of this size...

Key Energy Harvesting IP Claimed by PulseSwitch

November 11, 2011 11:20 am | by PowerPulse.net | News | Comments

PulseSwitch Systems, LC announced that it will begin a strong push into the self-powered switch control and sensor market in 2012. The company controls a portfolio of intellectual property (IP) relating to self-powered switches,...

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Energy Conversion Devices Continues Execution of Restructuring Plan

November 11, 2011 11:20 am | by PowerPulse.net | News | Comments

Energy Conversion Devices, Inc. (ECD) announced several actions to further management’s restructuring of the business in response to the dynamic and challenging solar market conditions. First, the company has temporarily suspended all manufacturing operations as...

A'Swiss Army Knife for the Blind' using Freescale Kinetis MCUs

November 11, 2011 10:28 am | Videos | Comments

The Swiss Army Knife is a portable product for blind people, integrating: Notepad, Portable Scan to Braille, and Twitter Communication.

Programmable Stepper Motor Drive is Capable of 75 VDC Input

November 11, 2011 7:15 am | Product Releases | Comments

Haydon Kerk Motion Solutions has introduced the Haydon RoHS compliant PCM7539X IDEA programmable stepper motor drive capable of a 75 VDC input voltage and a max output current of 3.85 A rms. This unit is designed to control

16 GHz Digital Frequency Discriminator Includes Phase Modulation on Pulse Detection

November 11, 2011 6:28 am | Product Releases | Comments

Mercury Computer Systems’ FM021814 digital frequency discriminator (DFD) blends the ability to generate phase and frequency information data streams, providing highly reliable and accurate information instantaneously for critical defense applications. The new FM021814 monitors

Dragonflies Wirelessly Share Thoughts on the Wing

November 11, 2011 6:13 am | News | Comments

Duke University electrical engineers have developed a wirelessly powered telemetry system that is light weight and powerful enough to allow scientists to study the intricate neurological activity of dragonflies as they capture prey on the wing.

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Mini-ITX Mainboard Targets Digital Home Media Enthusiasts

November 11, 2011 5:46 am | Product Releases | Comments

VIA Technologies, Inc. announced the VIA VE-900 Mini-ITX Mainboard, a platform for DIY enthusiasts to custom build stylish home desktop and media center PCs. Featuring a high-performance 1.4 GHz VIA Nano X2 dual core processor and the VIA VX900 unified all-in-one

Smart Touch LCD Introduced for 5.6” Embedded Display Applications

November 11, 2011 5:36 am | Product Releases | Comments

EarthLCD.com, the recognized leader in smart touch LCD's, today announced the immediate availability of their new ezLCD-005 graphic display module. 

Power Distribution Units Play a Vital Role for Mission-Critical and OEM Platforms

November 11, 2011 4:35 am | by Dave Proli, Engineering Manager, Marway Power Solutions (www.marway.com) | Blogs | Comments

Long gone are the days of thinking that a power distribution unit (PDU) is nothing more than a surge strip on steroids. Today’s PDU’s offer an array of important power options for industrial environments, control systems and IT/data centers as well as a wide variety of mission-critical military aerospace platforms and applications.

Inductors Target Space Flight and Down Hole Drilling Apps

November 10, 2011 1:25 pm | Product Releases | Comments

API Delevan introduced what it asserts are some of the world’s smallest space level SMD inductors that are rigorously tested to Mil-STD-981 for high reliability applications. The company combined its

ELD Connectors Suit Modern Avionics

November 10, 2011 1:07 pm | Product Releases | Comments

Since the introduction of the “glass cockpit”, commercial and military aircraft manufacturers have experienced significant demand for next-generation technology. In place of mechanical, analog and digital gauges, pilots now enjoy a fully integrated

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600-V IGBTs Suit UPS, Solar, Industrial Motor and Welding Apps

November 10, 2011 12:47 pm | International Rectifier | Product Releases | Comments

International Rectifier announced the expansion of its portfolio of 600-V Trench Insulated Gate Bipolar Transistors (IGBTs) with the introduction of the IRGP4067DPbF and IRGP4066DPbF devices for uninterruptible power supplies (UPS), solar, industrial motor and

ECN’s Tale of Two Veterans

November 10, 2011 12:27 pm | by Jason Lomberg, Technical Editor | Blogs | Comments

The military deserves our eternal gratitude, and this Veterans Day, we extend our heartfelt appreciation for their immeasurable sacrifices...for their blood, sweat, and tears shed in defense of this great nation of ours. You may not know this, but Electronic Component News has two veterans in its midst. Your humble author, formerly 2nd Lieutenant Lomberg, served three years in the Army Reserve.

WEG to Acquire Electric Machinery Unit of GE's Converteam Business

November 10, 2011 12:20 pm | by PowerPulse.net | News | Comments

WEG S.A. announced that it has signed an agreement with GE Energy to acquire the Electric Machinery unit of Converteam. The acquisition is expected to close before the end of the year and is...

Murata Power Solutions Announces Senior Appointments

November 10, 2011 12:20 pm | by PowerPulse.net | News | Comments

Murata Power Solutions announced three senior Product Management and Business Development appointments that have global responsibilities. Bill Smith is promoted to the position of Director Product Management for Board Mount Power products. In this role...

Exar Announces Resignation of CEO and President

November 10, 2011 12:20 pm | by PowerPulse.net | News | Comments

Exar Corp. announced that Pete Rodriguez has resigned as Chief Executive Officer and President of the Company and as a member of the Board of Directors. "I am proud of the successes that have been...

1.69-inch Color OLED Features 160x128 Pixel Resolution

November 10, 2011 12:16 pm | Product Releases | Comments

OSD Displays’ OSD160128P0907-10 measures in at 1.45” diagonal active-area in a 160x128 pixel resolution. According to the company, similar size color PMOLED displays feature only 128 x128 resolution, which

Is Digital Power the Right Choice?

November 10, 2011 10:49 am | by Bruce Haug, Linear Technology Corporation, www.linear.com | Articles | Comments

Experienced digital power users are normally well aware of the benefits of digital power system management. However, for those who are considering whether it makes sense for their products, its benefits may not be so obvious.

Device Monitors Temperature Over the Internet

November 10, 2011 10:40 am | Product Releases | Comments

Omega’s iSD-TC Series provides web based temperature monitoring in critical equipment and locations. The device accepts two thermocouple inputs (types J, K, T, E, R, S, B, C, N, L) triggers an alarm if

Maxim to Present Its Line of Security Products and Reference Designs at CARTES & IDentification 2011

November 10, 2011 7:54 am | News | Comments

Maxim Integrated Products announces that it will exhibit its security devices and reference designs at CARTES & IDentification 2011, one of the largest events that showcases new products in digital security, smart technologies, mobility, and payment applications.

Rohde & Schwarz Provides All-In-One LTE Drive Test Scanner

November 10, 2011 7:32 am | Product Releases | Comments

Rohde & Schwarz has developed a multi-functional universal radio network analyzer that provides advanced drive testing. The R&S TSMW drive test scanner supports LTE (Long Term Evolution) formats in all current and future wireless communication bands, with no additional costs.

MEMS Accelerometer Presented as Smallest of its Type

November 10, 2011 6:44 am | Product Releases | Comments

MEMSIC, a leading provider of MEMS devices and sensor- based systems, has announced the availability of its MXC6226XC MEMS two-axis digital accelerometer, presented as the world’s smallest, fully-integrated MEMS accelerometer.

Inverter Uses SiC JFETs for Higher Power Density

November 10, 2011 6:33 am | Product Releases | Comments

SemiSouth Laboratories has announced that silicon carbide JFETs made by the company are being used in small 0.5 litre inverters to achieve an output power density of 30kWh/l.

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